Revoke Admission for grades/dropped class?

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Revoke Admission for grades/dropped class?

Postby MapleLeavesYum » Fri May 07, 2010 1:28 am

Umm, so I have been worrying about some random things....

I am taking all of my classes (three poli sci, two music) pass/fail, and I recently was thinking about dropping one of the poli sci class because it's ridiculously hard. This will leave a W on my transcript, so I was wondering under what conditions are law school admissions revoked? (I am going to Hastings) Isn't it only when you fail a class or fail to graduate? If I get a B/C in that hard poli sci class and get a lower GPA, is that going to affect anything?

If anyone can help me to get rid of these strange worries, I would really appreciate it :P

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Re: Revoke Admission for grades/dropped class?

Postby Norwood » Fri May 07, 2010 5:36 am

Is the dropped class going to impact your graduation? I believe all the schools I've been accepted to only require a transcript proving that I have earned a Baccalaureate degree prior to beginning law school and to disclose any changes in my application.

I doubt it'll affect you in anyway as far as your seat is concerned. Call them anonymously and ask to be safe.

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Re: Revoke Admission for grades/dropped class?

Postby chrisbforever » Fri May 07, 2010 11:48 am

what's the name of the poli sci class out of curiosity

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Re: Revoke Admission for grades/dropped class?

Postby ScaredWorkedBored » Fri May 07, 2010 1:46 pm

Low grade - No. And with 3.5 years of credits to this point, it's not really going to move your GPA anyway.

W - No, so long as....

DEGREE/MAJOR/GRADUATION - You still get this. I'd make damn sure the course you are taking is actually surplus to your requirements. Failure to graduate = automatic revocation of admission as unqualified.

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